UNCLAS WELLINGTON 000748
FOR ISN, T, L AND EAP/ANP
E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: KNNP KTIA MNUC PARM PREL PGOV EWWT PHSA NZ
SUBJECT: NEW ZEALAND: CONFIRMING SUA DEMARCHE DELIVERY
REF: A. SECSTATE 178876
B. SECSTATE 163045
In response to ref A: Post on September 19 delivered ref B
demarche to the New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and
Trade. Post notes that New Zealand has been a strong
supporter of the Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful
Acts Against the Safety of Maritime Navigation. A response
to the demarche probably will not be available until the New
Zealand official who will attend the IMO Diplomatic
Conference in London returns to the office on October 3.
Post will report any response.